Geometry of Marine Invertebrates

Teacher: Dr. Kama Almasi, Toledo Jr/Sr High School
Scientist: MacKenna Hainey, AmeriCorps Member at University of Oregon's Charleston Marine Life Center

Geometry of Marine Invertebrates

Lesson Plan: Geometry of Marine Invertebrates

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Lesson Overview

Anchoring Phenomenon

Geometry of Marine Invertebrates

Driving Question

How does the surface area to volume ratio affect the ability of marine invertebrates to obtain oxygen?

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Team Basket Star ORSEA 2019-20

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The 2019-20 ORSEA materials are based upon work supported by Oregon Sea Grant and the Oregon Coast STEM Hub, as well as the National Science Foundation Regional Class Research Vessels under Cooperative Agreement No. 1333564 Award: OCE-1748726. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.